Namibia’s President Hage Geingob has tested positive for Covid-19.
First Lady Monica Geingos also tested positive for the virus and the couple is in isolation.
The Namibian presidency Twitter account said that the couple was in “good spirits”:
Namibia has recorded 53,432 confirmed cases of the virus including 779 deaths, according to data published by the World Health Organization.
The country has administered 67,984 vaccine doses.